Presidential touch for savant's work

Presidential touch for savant's work
British architectural artist Stephen Wiltshire, who is an autistic savant, indicates to President Tony Tan where he should draw on the sketch as the President visits Mr Wiltshire on his second day of drawing Singapore's cityscape at the Paragon. Mr Wiltshire has been commissioned by SPH to draw Singapore's cityscape for SPH's 30th anniversary. Drawing will be given to Singapore for 50th birthday.

Under the guidance of British artist and savant Stephen Wiltshire, President Tony Tan Keng Yam added a few strokes to part of a drawing of Singapore's cityscape.

The President was at Paragon mall yesterday to see the artist sketching the Lion City from memory. Mr Wiltshire is here for Singapore Press Holdings' 30th anniversary celebrations.


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